Category Archives: Charity

Fundraising Ideas For Your Favourite Pet Charity

As an animal lover, there are countless things you can do to support the causes that mean something to you. From the work of medical detection dogs to the plight of sick and neglected animals, there is probably a charity … Continue reading

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Walking the Dog Leads Local Nurse to Support Dementia Centre

Taking his dog for a walk in the park has sparked a nurse’s decision to raise more than £1m for a dementia support centre. Marty Pumbien was out exercising his dog Stumpy, so named because of his shorter than average … Continue reading

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Jack the Border Terrier is Nation’s Top Dog Hero

Beloved rescue Border Terrier ‘Sir Jack Spratticus’ has been announced as the winner of the dog hero competition, Friends for Life, at Crufts 2018. Owned by Vanessa Holbrow, from Burnham on Sea, Somerset, Jack, had been to four homes before … Continue reading

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Vito the Assistance Dog Given Pick of Toys at Store Opening

Lisa and 14-year old Thomas Dixon from Dogs for Good and their dog, Vito, were VIP guests at the grand opening of Pets at Home inside Tesco Extra in Durham. The family officially opened the new store, before being invited … Continue reading

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Thai-Based Animal Welfare Organisation Soi Dog Foundation Wins at Prestigious British Charity Film Awards Ceremony

“People’s Choice” Award for Short Film of Thai Dog Who Had Front Legs Hacked Off With A Sword Soi Dog Foundation, the Thai-based street dog and cat welfare organisation responsible for fighting the Asian dog meat trade, was awarded the … Continue reading

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Animal OBE for ‘life-changing’ Molly

A loyal Spaniel has been awarded the prestigious PDSA Order of Merit – the animal equivalent of the OBE – for outstanding devotion to her disabled owner. Three-year-old Working Cocker Spaniel, Molly, was honoured by the veterinary charity after being … Continue reading

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Star-studded ‘Collars & Coats’ Ball Returns For Eighth Year

  Battersea Dogs & Cats Home’s annual Collars & Coats Gala Ball, proudly supported by Vitabiotics SuperDog, returns for its eighth year on Thursday 3rd November 2016. Taking place at Evolution, an exclusive venue set in the grounds of Battersea … Continue reading

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Home Needed For Energetic Older Dog Who Wants To Be In Charge of Walkies!

A dog charity is looking for a new home for an energetic old dog who would like to teach his next owner some new tricks – like exactly when he wants a walk. Finding Furever Homes (FFH), which sponsors kennels … Continue reading

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Newest Political Puss Adopted By Defra Minister George Eustice MP

Black-and-white puss Gus has become the latest in a long line of political cats after being adopted from Cats Protection by Government Minister of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, George Eustice MP. The three-year-old caught the eye of the … Continue reading

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Murphy’s Army Launches Campaign To Remember Fallen Animals

In a week when many are remembering the sacrifice of the 9/11 dogs, Murphy’s Army is inviting animal lovers to join with them in their Purple Poppy Campaign to remember all the fallen animals, and to ensure that their loyalty … Continue reading

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